Archives for February 2009

Laser Tag on The Carnival Valor

As part of a pilot program, a huge, new inflatable laser tag arena is being periodically placed on the stage of the Carnival Valor’s main lounge.
The on-board attraction operates at various times throughout the day (and even a few night sessions) and thus far hundreds of guests have challenged their friends and fellow guests to… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Cruises & Bon Appétit Pair Up to Present Palate-Pleasing Mediterranean Experience

(MIAMI, Feb 24) – The cruise line known for recognizing, indulging and celebrating its guests is teaming up with the magazine known for celebrating the world of great food and sharing it with others. This year, Celebrity Cruises and Bon Appétit will present “Celebrity’s Mediterranean Experience with Bon Appétit,” an at-sea experience focusing on the… [Continue Reading]

Almost There…

The new 3,006-passenger Carnival Splendor is shown here rounding Cape Horn in South America on its way to its permanent homeport of Long Beach, Calif., from where it will operate year-round seven-day Mexican Rivera cruises beginning April 5. Carnival Splendor will be the largest “Fun Ship” ever deployed on the West Coast.
Too large… [Continue Reading]

Princess Cruises Collaborates with Crafts Publisher Klutz to Offer Fun New Arts Program for Kids

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 25, 2009) — Princess Cruises has teamed with Klutz?, an innovative publisher of award-winning activity books for children, to provide high-quality arts and crafts projects for young passengers and their families while onboard. Klutz and Princess Cruises collaborated to develop custom-built kits designed to engage young cruisers in fun and creative… [Continue Reading]

Dubai’s ‘Atlantis’ Added To Crystal’s Luxury Partnerships

LOS ANGELES, February 24, 2009 – Luxury specialist Crystal Cruises has added the newly-opened Atlantis, The Palm Hotel & Resort in Dubai to its 2009 roster of hotel partners. The optional Crystal Adventures “Classic-Plus” Hotel Program is available following Crystal Symphony’s May 1 Singapore-Dubai cruise, or before the May 17 Dubai-Athens voyage.
Situated on more than… [Continue Reading]